With the DNA of a Sunset Beach surfing champion, 25-year-old Mason Ho followed his father Michael's legendary footprints to post his first ASP victory at the HIC Pro. His Dad won this particular event four times between 1988 and 1996, and now Mason becomes the 30th name on the HIC Pro winner's cup.
The southern Indian Ocean storm track is easing and with it all the waves that depend on its seasonal burst. With the season over it's high time to check on the highlights from the Maldives.
Just four months after his takeover attempt of Billabong failed, Paul Naude has unveiled his new brand. The unsuccessful takeover made Naude's position at Billabong untenable and it was widely known Naude was head hunting talent to join him in his new venture, the details of which had been secret until now.
Torrey Meister claimed the O’Neill Coldwater Classic title today earning the enviable winner-take-all yearlong O’Neill sponsorship worth $50,000. Meister beat Avoca's Wade Carmichael in a seesawing final.
Relentless traveller, Indo pioneer, ex-professional surfer, surfboard shaper, and musician, Jim Banks will be presenting an evening of images, stories and performing songs collected from over thirty years exploring some of the world's most remote and challenging waves.
A free afternoon to chase waves, a kick in new swell and all day offshores. The first glimpse of the ocean coming down the hill revealed pumping 3-5ft waves on a quiet South Australian beach.